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The 2015 Dunk Contest Might Kick Some Real Ass

3 months agoSports : Deadspin

According to everyone's favorite NBA insider, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, this year's NBA All-Star Slam Dunk field has been chosen, and it's a doozy. Read more...

NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2015: Date, Updates on Rumored Participants and More

Three participants who reportedly committed to the 2015 NBA Slam Dunk Contest during All-Star Weekend have been revealed. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported Wednesday that Milwaukee Bucks wing Giannis Antetokounmpo, OrlandoShow More Summary

Report: Zach LaVine to Headline NBA Dunk Contest

Unfortunately, we won’t see Andrew Wiggins in the NBA Slam Dunk Contest next month, but according to Yahoo! Sports, his high-flying teammate Zach LaVine will participate. Reportedly joining LaVine in The post Report: Zach LaVine to Headline NBA Dunk Contest appeared first on SLAMonline.

What to Expect from Rookie Andrew Wiggins in the 2015 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

If there's one thing about Andrew Wiggins that the analytics crowd can't hate on, it's his insane athleticism, which will reportedly be on display at the 2015 NBA Slam Dunk Contest, although the NBA has not yet confirmed that. HoopsShow More Summary

Report: Andrew Wiggins to Participate in 2015 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

Minnesota Timberwolves first-year stud Andrew Wiggins will take flight at the 2015 Dunk Contest, according to his father Mitchell. Wiggins, the top overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, is […] The post Report: Andrew Wiggins to Participate in 2015 NBA Slam Dunk Contest appeared first on SLAMonline.

Vince Carter is still throwing down dunks on people in 2015

We're coming up on the 15th anniversary of Vince Carter's Slam Dunk contest win. He's still dunking on fools. Vince is 37! And he's doing this! In fact, he's doing it kinda regularly! Carter's playing a limited role for the Grizzlies...Show More Summary

#TBT: Larry Nance

The high-flyer wins the first-ever Slam Dunk Contest. The post #TBT: Larry Nance appeared first on SLAMonline.

Watch a Jazz forward dunk on a child

That'll knock that kid down a few pegs. This is Utah Jazz forward and former Slam Dunk Contest champion Jeremy Evans teaching a kid a valuable life lesson also indoctrinated by Homer Simpson. "You tried and you failed miserably. TheShow More Summary

Wolves' Zach LaVine Shows off His Insane Hops at Seattle Pro-Am

It's no secret Zach LaVine has hops, but this is getting ridiculous. The Minnesota Timberwolves rookie showed off his leaping ability during a dunk exhibition at the Seattle Pro-Am. Sign this kid up for the 2015 Slam Dunk Contest immediately. [ HoopMixTape ] Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Dunk over NYPD cop car makes New York playground go wild

Everybody thought the cops had come to kill the party, but really they were there to serve as a prop in a huge dunk. Remember when Blake Griffin won the NBA Slam Dunk contest for finishing an alley-oop over the hood of a Kia? Well, he's...Show More Summary

Michael Jordan -- '88 Dunk Contest Was RIGGED ... Says ESPN's 'Sports Guy'

9 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : TMZ.com

Michael Jordan should NOT have won the '88 Slam Dunk contest -- and only emerged victorious because the whole thing was RIGGED... so says ESPN's Bill Simmons. The Sports Guy was in L.A. for the ESPYs when our photog asked the…

Home Run Derby Participants 2014: Key Stats to Know for MLB Slugging Exhibition

One of the things that separates Major League Baseball's Home Run Derby from the NBA's Slam Dunk Contest is that superstars are still willing and able to appear in the former. All you have to do is look at the field for this year's event...Show More Summary

Is the home run derby going the way of the NBA’s slam dunk contest?

9 months agoSports : The Early Lead

On July 15, Target Field will host baseball’s all-star game, and almost all of the sport’s brightest stars will come out to shine. The home run derby, to be held the night before, won’t be quite so blinding. Two of baseball’s biggest names, the Angels’ Mike Trout and the Tigers’ Miguel Cabrera, have already declined to […]

Utah's Jeremy Evans Sets Vertical Record at P3 Sports Science Institute

Just by looking at this picture, it's easy to see how Jeremy Evans won the 2012 NBA Slam Dunk Contest. Not too long after Andrew Wiggins wowed everyone with his vertical leap at the P3 Sports Science Institute, Evans has answered by topping him. Show More Summary

Lakers Forward Nick Young Dazzles with 360º Reverse Layup Against Marc Gasol (Video)

The NBA doesn’t have an official layup contest. Every year at the All-Star Weekend extravaganza, there is a three-point contest and slam dunk contest, but layups don’t get any love. Now, I’m not necessarily saying they should have a layup contest, because frankly a layup contest would look pretty weird. However, I will say that, […]

Dunk of the Night: Wednesday, April 9

Phoenix Suns shooting guard Gerald Green has once again taken over the Dunk of the Night award. The 2007 Slam Dunk Contest champ once again wowed his fans by charging the baseline and finishing with a double-pump jam against the New Orleans Pelicans. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Utah Jazz Youngster Unveils Original Art Collection Before Game

Utah Jazz forward Jeremy Evans is best known as the 2012 winner of the Slam Dunk Contest, but that may change soon enough. The 26-year-old has added a mean artistic ability to his off-court repertoire, establishing himself as a multitalented...Show More Summary

Gerald Green Alley-Oops Himself for Huge Dunk Against Portland Trail Blazers

Phoenix Suns shooting guard Gerald Green cares not for your precious gravity! The 2007 NBA Slam Dunk Contest winner tossed the ball off the backboard to himself and slammed it home against the Portland Trail Blazers. With the Suns fighting for their playoff lives, they can use as many Green dunks as he can give them. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

The Ohio Valley Conference Is Getting Feisty On Twitter

last yearSports : Deadspin

The Ohio Valley Conference is having its moment. Last night Murray State won the CollegeInsider.com tournament while Eastern Kentucky's Marcus Lewis won the college slam dunk contest, and tonight the conference hosts the women's Final Four in Nashville. Read more...

College Slam Dunk Contest Highlights (VIDEO)

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